<div dir="ltr"><div>The PyCon Australia 
CFP is down to its last week! This includes the CFP for our one-day 
special events: DjangoConAU, Python in Education seminar, Data & 
Science miniconf and the Internet of Things miniconf.<br><br></div>Make 
sure you register and get your talk/tutorial ideas down as soon as 
possible. Submissions can be edited up until the deadline.<br><div><br><a href="https://2016.pycon-au.org/programme/call_for_proposals">https://2016.pycon-au.org/programme/call_for_proposals</a><br><br></div><div>Applications
 for financial assistance are also open, and we strongly encourage 
potential speakers to apply if needed. We can cover not only conference 
registration and travel/accommodation costs, but also substitute teacher
 costs, childcare, carer costs and other costs related to equity of 
access.<br><br><a href="https://2016.pycon-au.org/about/financial_assistance">https://2016.pycon-au.org/about/financial_assistance</a><br></div><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt" id="docs-internal-guid-cb9405b4-6b6c-9d80-f9b8-4196648cfc0c"><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline">=== About PyCon Australia ===</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline">PyCon
 Australia is the national conference for the Python programming 
community. The seventh PyCon Australia will be held on August 12-16 2016
 in Melbourne, bringing together professional, student and enthusiast 
developers with a love for programming in Python. PyCon Australia 
informs the country‚Äôs developers with presentations by experts and core 
developers of Python, as well as the libraries and frameworks that they 
rely on.</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline">To find out more about PyCon Australia 2016, visit our website at </span><a href="http://pycon-au.org" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(17,85,204);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline">http://pycon-au.org</span></a><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline">, follow us at </span><a href="https://twitter.com/pyconau" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(17,85,204);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline">@pyconau</span></a><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline"> or e-mail us at <a href="mailto:contact@pycon-au.org">contact@pycon-au.org</a>.</span></p><br><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline">PyCon Australia is presented by Linux Australia (</span><a href="http://www.linux.org.au" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(17,85,204);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline">www.linux.org.au</span></a><span style="font-size:14.6667px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline">)
 and acknowledges the support of our Platinum Sponsors, DevDemand.co and
 IRESS; and our Gold sponsors, Google Australia and Optiver. For full 
details of our sponsors, see our website.</span></div>